Period
to 12 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

First Line Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 59
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Engineer 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Cambridge median daily rate - - £105
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - £110
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Contract vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 686 667 617
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.45% 95.01% 96.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 370 301
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -1.64%
10th Percentile £272 £213 £200
90th Percentile £575 £575 £549
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 96 69
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 £40.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +7.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £17.50 £15.24 £11.33
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.88 £47.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £26.88
% change year-on-year -48.67% +39.53% +55.80%

1st Line Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured 1st Line Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Engineer in Cambridge

1st Line Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 1st Line Engineer in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for 1st Line Engineer in Cambridge

1st Line Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Engineer in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Engineer in Cambridge